Thursday July 30th, 2015
Thursday July 30th, 2015

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Prepare for Enyeama’s exit, Rufai tells Oliseh

Vincent Enyeama

  /   in News, Sports, Trending 1:53 am

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Peter Rufai has told newly appointed coach, Sunday Oliseh to have a standby goal tender that Read More →

Ooni of Ife, Oba Sijuade is dead

Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade

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The Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade Olubose II, is dead. He was 85 years old. The foremost Oba died in London at about Read More →

Okorocha’s symbolic handshake with Obama


  /   in Trending, Viewpoint 6:02 am

A picture they say speaks a thousand word, because of its ability to quickly convey so much meaning with so little, if any, e Read More →

For now, no government has got one naira under bailout arrangement – Oshiomhole


  /   in News, Trending 1:24 pm

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State says contrary to insinuations in many quarters, no state has got a kobo from the Feder Read More →

Gowon: Nigeria is better off with Igbos

(FILES)- A March 2, 2012 file photo shows an Ohafia cultural troupe entertaining bystanders during the burial of Nigeria's secessionist leader Odumegwu Ojukwu at his native Nnewi country home, in Anambra State eastern Nigeria. Odumegwu Ojukwu, who championed the campaign for an independent Republic of Biafra in eastern Nigeria in the 1960s culminating in a 30-month civil war which left more than a million dead was buried at his Nnewi family home in Anambra State. Its name is synonomous with the declaration of independence and updates on the brutal conflict that followed, but nearly 50 years after Nigeria's civil war, Radio Biafra is again making headlines. AFP PHOTO

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Nigeria’s wartime leader, Gen Yakubu Gowon, says “Nigeria is better off with Igbos.” He spoke while delivering an orati Read More →

NYSC bars pregnant women, nursing mothers, PG students from service


  /   in News, Trending 9:28 pm

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has barred pregnant women, nursing mothers and students engaged in postgraduate studi Read More →

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Rap kings at war: Drake lambasts Meek Mill

Drake and Meek Mill

  /   in Entertainment, News 7:22 pm

By Ogo-Oluwa Adelakun In another exchange of lyrical attacks between two popular rap artists, Drake and Meek Mill, rap fans h Read More →

DJ Gosporella decries lack of quality music promoters in Nigeria

DJ Gosporella

  /   in Music

A popular gospel music disc jockey, DJ Gosporella, on Wednesday in Lagos decried the lack of quality music promoters in the c Read More →

Fans besiege Alex Usifo, Tony Umez in Warri

Alex Usifo, Tony Umez  in Warri

  /   in Entertainment, News

Nollywood stars, Alex Usifo and Tony Umez were the cynosure of attraction at the Church of God Mission International Incorpor Read More →

Bobbi Kristina’s funeral to hold on Saturday

Late Bobbi Kristina

  /   in Entertainment, News

Autopsy was done yesterday and although initial reports suggest there was no evidence of foul play, the full results will rem Read More →

Femi Branch, Lilian Bach, Shan George storm Calabar


  /   in Entertainment, News 9:26 pm

Charismatic Nollywood actor Femi Branch is currently on location in Calabar shooting a movie titled One Good Man. The movie i Read More →

Kollington Ayinla, Salawa Abeni back in each other’s arms

kollington & Abeni

  /   in Entertainment, News

For those in tune with Fuji music in the 1980s, the names, Sir Kollinton Ayinla and Queen Salawa Abeni would be remembered as Read More →

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No regrets supporting Jonathan — Odumakin

*Yinka Odumakin

  /   in Politics 1:00 am

Mr. Yinka Odumakin is the National Publicity Secretary of the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere. In this inte Read More →

I’m man enough to succeed Oshiomhole — Omon-Irabor


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BARRISTER CALSEY Omon-Irabor is a Warri based human rights activist and legal practitioner. In an interview shortly after dec Read More →

Kogi: The game, the players

Idris Wada

  /   in News, Politics

Since the creation of Kogi State, never has the stake on who occupies the historic seat of government, Lugard House, been thi Read More →

Obasanjo very cunning, Tinubu very clever – Alamieyeseigha

Diepreiye Alamieyeisegha

  /   in Politics 8:23 am

Former Governor Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, who is the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Elders Committee in his nat Read More →

How God, US made me — Buhari

Obama and Buhari

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Shortly after the August 1983 military coup that brought a 40-year-old Muhammadu Buhari to power, he received a phone call fr Read More →

Senate minority leader: How Akpabio exploited rift between Manager, Sekibo

Gov Akpabio

  /   in Politics

Prior to last Tuesday’s resumption of the Senate after a one-month adjournment, speculations were rife in some quarters tha Read More →

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All Nigeria Championships: Egwero craves for strong opposition


  /   in Sports 1:38 am

Nigeria’s fastest man this season, Ogho-Oghene Egwero has stated that the All Nigeria Championships men’s 100m lacked the Read More →

 Blatter is Not to Blame, By Elrashid Elobeid


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FIFA has recently declined invitation by USA's Senate Consumer Protection subcommittee to answer questions regarding the rec Read More →

Keshi v NFF: No cause for alarm, says Pnnick

Keshi  and Amaju

  /   in News, Sports

The Nigeria Football Federation has assured they have responded to a notice by former Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi to sue Read More →

NFF backs Oliseh U-turn on players’ invitation

Sunday Oliseh

  /   in News, Sports

The Nigeria Football Federation has thrown its weight behind new Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh following his U-turn on the Read More →

NSC summons NFF over Keshi

Nigeria's coach Stephen Keshi gives a press conference at the Baixada Arena in Curitiba on June 15, 2014, on the eve of their Group F 2014 FIFA World Cup football match against Iran. AFP PHOTO

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As a way of finding an amicable solution over the contractual disagreement between the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Read More →

EFCC drills Yakmut for 6 hrs


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Director General of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Mallam Alhassan Yakmut has described his recent invitation by the Read More →



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